HCM congratulates the Presidential candidate Smt. D. Murmu

Gangtok, June 22 (IPR): The Chief Minister of Sikkim, Shri Prem Singh Tamang, has wholeheartedly welcomed the decision of the BJP Parliamentary Board to nominate Smt. Droupadi Murmu as the Presidential candidate in the ensuing 2022 elections.
The Chief Minister has congratulated Smt Murmu for becoming the first tribal female candidate and stated that it is a great decision taken by the Parliamentary Board. He added that as the leader of the ruling party, an ally of the NDA, he unconditionally supports the nomination of Smt. Droupadi Murmu as the Presidential candidate.
The Chief Minister has extended his best wishes to Smt. Droupadi Murmu with a belief that she will emerge victorious, and become the first female President from a tribal ethnic group.
On behalf of the ruling party, the Chief Minister has extended his gratitude to the Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi, BJP National President Shri J.P Nadda, Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah, and Union Defence Minister Shri Rajnath Singh for selecting a woman from Santhal family, a tribal ethnic cast and community of Eastern India. He further added that the decision will reiterate and reinforce the message of Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas and Sabka Prayas